Who would have thought that, back in 2001, a marine rapid assessment in one of the remotest parts of the planet would discover that Raja Ampat is the global epicenter of marine biodiversity and... Read More →
Indonesia Relaxes its Quarantine Restrictions for International Visitors You may have already heard that there have been some exciting developments in Indonesia, specifically around relaxation of... Read More →
I’m among the fortunate few divers who have seen a zebra shark (Stegostoma tigrinum) in the Bird’s Head. We were exploring for new dives sites, diving just before dusk not far from shore in... Read More →
Manokwari. Pada hari Selasa, 14 Desember 2021, perwakilan dari sembilan organisasi non-pemerintah yang berbasis di Papua Barat berkumpul di Manokwari untuk berbagi pengalaman mereka dalam... Read More →
A collaborative workshop to further develop efforts to manage Raja Ampat Manta Rays was recently held in early Decemeber ’21. Waisai, Raja Ampat. Raja Ampat’s seas are blessed with abundant... Read More →
Closing in towards the end of the year 2021, this November’s patrol update from Raja Ampat Marine Park Authority’s rangers – or officially named ‘Jaga Laut’ – marks the 22nd update beginning with... Read More →
Zebra's Uncaged! These charismatic but virtually extirpated sharks now have a chance to repopulate their native habitat. Three years in the making with unprecedented international cooperation these sharks now swim free.
Who let the sharks out, Who Who? National Geographic was there so they know who! And today they released an online article about this precedented event. Follow the link. This is big news!